Press Conference Recognizing 6-Millionth U-Pass Rider Today
Published: Expires: 1/28/2015
DTA and UMD are hosting a press conference today in recognition of the program’s ridership milestone.
DULUTH, MINNESOTA (January 28, 2015) – There will be an official Duluth Transit Authority (DTA) and University of Minnesota Duluth Press Conference today at 11:00 a.m. in the UMD Kirby Plaza Bus Hub.
Press Conference Itinerary:
11:05 a.m. – Event Begins
11:30 a.m. – Event Concludes
The 6-millionth UMD U-Pass rider rode the bus on December 17, 2014. The DTA and UMD have worked together to identify this individual; his name is Travis Kasper. General Manager, Dennis Jensen, and UMD Chancellor, Lendley (Lynn) Black, will present Kasper with a plaque of recognition and a gift basket. Both will make statements regarding this significant milestone and the overall success of the U-Pass Program at UMD.